U.S. Budget Watch is a historical project of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, which provided analysis around the 2008 and 2012 presidential campaigns. This site is not regularly updated.


The items below reflect recent articles that quote or feature CRFB staff and board members.

July 02, 2014 This Washington gridlock may cause gridlock on your commute | Cincinnati Enquirer
July 01, 2014 Dudley Hafner: Don’t Wait to Reform Social Security | The New Mexican Print Edition
July 01, 2014 Post Office Reform Is Real - And It's From Darrell Issa |
June 30, 2014 Think you know fiscal policy? Online budget game lets players try | The Christian Science Monitor
June 25, 2014 Budgeters: Rein in Hwy Spending Budgeters: Rein in Hwy Spending | Go by Truck News
June 23, 2014 Congress Would Give VA a Blank Check to Fix Health Care Mess | The Fiscal Times
June 20, 2014 How Congress could mess with your commute | CNN Money
June 19, 2014 Budget experts urge lawmakers to pay for VA bill | The Washington Times
June 19, 2014 Fixing VA mess could cost billions, complicating Congress talks | Los Angeles Times
June 19, 2014 Murphy-Corker Gas Tax Increase: Beginning of a Bipartisan Solution? | Roll Call
June 18, 2014 Corker to ‘make news’ on gas tax today — GM’s Barra, Valukas on the Hill — Senate minibus revives trucker rest debate | POLITICO
June 18, 2014 CBO: House VA Bill Could Cost $54 Billion Annually | CQ Roll Call
June 18, 2014 The costs of the Senate VA bill | The Washington Post
June 18, 2014 Morning Tax, Report: ‘No Gimmicks’ for HTF | Politico Pro
June 17, 2014 The Social Security cash crunch Congress can't ignore | CNN Money
June 16, 2014 Bill could double VA health-care spending | AP
June 16, 2014 US Budget Week: Congress Moves In The Wrong Fiscal Direction | MNI News
June 16, 2014 Everything’s coming up aces for the ACA | MSNBC
June 16, 2014 The Big Problem Three GOP Senators Say Is Attached to the New VA Bill | The Blaze
June 16, 2014 The Senate plan to privatize some veterans' care could cost $500 billion | Vox